Dear Fulbright ETA of Color

~By: Anisha Tyagi, (2018-2019) ETA in Semerang~ Your role is going to feel impossible. Though both the U.S. and Indonesia are extremely diverse, their diversities are different. Because of this, it is incredibly difficult to properly explain what it means to be an American of color to Indonesians. This is a new concept and a…

Indonesia: Living in a Convenience Economy

~By: Catherine Krol, ETA in Malang, East Java~ Introduction: Explaining Indonesia In one month’s time, I have had the ability to superficially analyze the Indonesian society based on my American experiences, given that I have not acculturated to the cultural context. In this situation I have seen very stark differences in the economic landscape that…